Cities: Skylines

Cities: Skylines

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Advanced Vehicle Options (AVO)
 
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May 13, 2015 @ 11:27am
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Advanced Vehicle Options (AVO)

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Description
Compatible with Cities Skylines 1.9.2-f1 (Anniversary Patch)

This mod let you customize various options about vehicles.
To access those options simply click on the vehicle icon at the bottom right of your screen (next to the policy icon).

Mod options
- Hide the user interface: Lets you hide the UI completely if you feel like you are done with it and want to save the little bit of memory it takes. Everything will still be functional.

Vehicle options
- Max Speed: Lets you change the maximum speed of the vehicle. Please note that due how the game simulate the traffic, vehicles may not reach their maximum speed (ie. road speed limits).
- Acceleration/Brake: Lets you change how fast the vehicle accelerate/brake.
- Colors: Lets you change the color scheme for that particular vehicle type. When a vehicle spawn a random color is chosen between those 4 colors.
- Allow this vehicle to spawn: Pretty self explanatory. Be careful, disabling all vehicles of a particular service will prevent it to work as no vehicle will be able to spawn. Make sure you have at least one vehicle available for each category.
- Replace last car with engine: Allows you to make the last car of a train be an engine. The engine is automatically reversed. Now automatically applied to existing trains.
- Capacity: Lets you change the capacity of the vehicle. Note: bigger cargo/garbage capacity is not necessarily better. Cargo/Garbage collection needs to be dispatched across the map so the more vehicles you have the better, as long as the road network can handle the load. You don't want the capacity too low either as it will generate a lot more vehicles. Try to stay close to default vehicle values.

Other
- Reload: Restore the backup configuration file created when loading the game or using the Save button.
- Save: Save a backup of the current configuration.
- Remove vehicles: All existing vehicle instances of that type, driving or parked, will be removed. Hold Shift key to remove ALL vehicle types.

You might also want to check out my guide:
How to Replace default vehicles with custom ones

Configuration file
Since version 1.8.0 the configuration is now embedded into the save file. You can still export/import the configuration if needed. If a save file doesn't contain a configuration, the last exported configuration will be used.

The exported configuration file can be found at
<SteamFolder>\SteamApps\common\Cities_Skylines\AdvancedVehicleOptions.xml
If you wish, it is possible to open and edit the file with a text editor (ie. notepad).

Compatibility
Other mods like Improved Public Transport, Transport Line Manager or Service Vehicle Selector can still spawn disabled vehicles. This is intended behavior because they offer greater spawning control. Use them to configure which vehicles you want to spawn instead.
Can be disabled/removed at any time.

Known issues
None

Source Code
GitHub: https://github.com/SamsamTS/CS-AdvancedVehicleOptions

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THIS MOD IS NO LONGER WORKED ON. Asking for improvements/fixes/compatibility issues is pointless. I'll however make an effort to keep the mod working, if possible, with major updates of the game (I don't own any of the DLCs).
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Oct 3 @ 10:17pm
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May 20, 2017 @ 12:49pm
Guidelines for accurate use?
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745 Comments
MachTMS Dec 4 @ 7:23pm 
Please, can you update the mod better than you can? i hope use this again! :steamhappy:
DieselPoweredGerbil Dec 3 @ 2:10pm 
Is it possible to flick through the entries with the keyboard? I have a lot of vehicle mods and disabling large sets a time with the keyboard is tedious.
NiLL Dec 1 @ 11:45pm 
as of 12/1/2018 Icon is missing and is no longer working.:steamsad:
Seaswolf Nov 25 @ 10:24am 
Hey guys, does anyone having issue with dispatching living truck outside animal pasture?
I don't know if it is this mod, but without any my actual mods I don't have problem at all...
Avanya Nov 18 @ 6:49am 
To anyone looking for the new Industries vehicles. You can still find the vehicles, they just aren't in the categories/missing new categories. Search works to find them too.
Akatasch Nov 2 @ 9:51am 
Damm sweetroll Car
manu Oct 31 @ 3:29am 
Hi @SamsamTS it would be immaculately appreciated if you could update this mod with Industries section. Thanks!
nick Oct 26 @ 4:13pm 
Having problems with the new categoies (ie: farm truck) getting stuck.
--JR-- Oct 25 @ 4:22pm 
Needs update for new categories.
Anyone willing to take this mod over?
roninkaho Oct 25 @ 8:30am 
We need your update please, thank you.